Porthtowan Beach

Visit Porthtowan Beach

Porthtowan Beach has glorious sandy beaches and breathtaking cliff walks. The area has been a popular seaside resort for over a hundred years, and is now a well known surfing spot, hosting competitions throughout the year.

The beach and surrounding area is within a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with the coast path

Did you Know? You can find the remains of Wheal Towan, an 18th century copper mine, owned by Ralph Allen “guinea a minute” Daniell of Trelissick.

There are plenty of nearby facilities, shops and bars, to keep everyone entertained.

This beach is…

Dog friendly in the Winter and restricted from Easter to end September. 
An award winning beach

Beach and Coastal Awards

Blue Flag Award

Getting There

Location: Beach Road Porthtowan Cornwall TR4 8AD
Nearest Train:
Map of Porthtowan Beach

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